2022 Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

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ANA OLIVIA-VASQUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73228
MD MISHU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73053
FRANCISCO SANTAMARIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73152
FULGENCIO CASTILLO GUARDARDO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70802
USA V. JOHN LUONG
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 18-16369
DANIEL GONZALEZ V. USA
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-16935
OLEG CHURYUMOV V. US CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-36094
JUAN ORTIZ-BASILIO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-71840
JORGE BUSTILLO GONZALEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72352
DENNIS ALLUMS V. USDOJ
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16928
FLAVIO MORENO V. NDOC
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16933
LENIN GARCIA V. E. MORENO
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17276
THERESA MCDONALD V. PG&E CORPORATION
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17366
CHARLENE WAGNER V. UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35808
KRISTINE BISTLINE V. DITECH FINANCIAL LLC
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56323
PING SUN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70443
RAMON DOMINGUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71372
RICARDO CRUZ-CALMO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72841
USA V. JAMES YORK
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10196
USA V. LINDA EXPOSE
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10234
KEVIN SHELBY V. BROOKDALE SENIOR LIVING, INC.
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15547
JACK BOGGS V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35526
USA V. ANTONIO VAZQUEZ-LOPEZ
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50100
CIARAN REDMOND V. USA
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55142
JANE DOE V. COMPANIA PANAMENA DE AVIACION
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55983
WENJIN LIANG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70736
ZHIPENG QU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73853
LUIS ERAZO-GUZMAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70094
GEORGE ALLEN V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI  
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 19-15987

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff was civilly confined by court order pursuant to California’s Sexually Violent Predator Act (“SVPA”), after a probable cause hearing, but before a full civil commitment trial. While confined by court order in a...

JOSE PEREZ V. USA
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55548
JOSUE ARANA-ARANA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72817
JACK JOHNSON V. J. MILSON
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56250
RENE LEDEZMA-GUDINO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72641
IVES VILLANUEVA-RODRIGUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72990
HECTOR MORALES GONSALEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73464
STEVEN MURRAY V. JERRY HOWELL
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15104
RAYMOND PIERSON, III V. SUTTER HEALTH
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15220
STEPHEN KARBAN V. VIVIAN BALTIERRA
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15548
FREAR SCHMID V. COUNTY OF SONOMA
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15722
MORGAN STANLEY HIGH YIELD SECU V. SWISS LEISURE GROUP AG
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15808
WILLIE SMITH V. AARON FORD
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16042
PETER STROJNIK, SR. V. DRIFTWOOD HOSPITALITY MGMT.
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16060
KARLENE PETITT V. AIR LINE PILOTS ASSOCIATION
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35494
LORNA PERNELL V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35619
ALISHA SILBAUGH V. PETE BUTTIGIEG
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35694
JESSICA LUNDQUIST V. USA
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55908
IRVIN RAMIREZ-GOMEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 24, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70669
IGNACIO VALENCIA-AREVALO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72966
MALKEET SANHOTRA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 15-73018, 15-73018
MALKEET SANHOTRA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 15-73018, 15-73018
JESSICA AGUILAR-SANDOVAL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73458
JENNYFFER SARAVIA-MERLOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73587
MARTIN SOLORIO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 16-73733, 16-73733
MARTIN SOLORIO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 16-73733, 16-73733
USA V. JORDAN HUFF
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 17-16763, 17-16763
USA V. JORDAN HUFF
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Numbers: 17-16763, 17-16763
CFPB V. CASHCALL, INC.  
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 18-55407

Justia Opinion Summary: CashCall made unsecured, high-interest loans to consumers throughout the country, and sought to avoid state usury and licensing laws by using an entity operating on an Indian reservation. The entity issued loan agreement...

DANIEL ANDREWS V. CITY OF HENDERSON  
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17053

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff sued the detectives and the City of Henderson (collectively, Defendants) under 42 U.S.C. Section 1983 for excessive force in violation of the Fourth Amendment. The case arose following an incident where Defenda...

SHIKEB SADDOZAI V. RON DAVIS  
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17519

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged excessive force after being shot by a correctional officer during an incident that occurred while Plaintiff was incarcerated at California’s San Quentin State Prison. Defendants moved to dismiss Plainti...

USA V. MICHAEL BOWMAN
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30175
ELIZABETH SOUTHARD V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35640
ROGELIO ESPINOZA V. SHAWN HATTON
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56236
MARIA BALTAZAR V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72143
GUILLERMO GUZMAN-GOMEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72349
EDGAR GUERRA HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72868
JOSE FLORES HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73379
THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON V. MARIA LOYO-MORALES
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16041
STUDIO 1220, INC. V. INTRALINKS, INC.
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16066
STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTO INS. CO V. TRIPLE L, INC.
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35408
RONNIE LIBURD V. COMM'R OF SOCIAL SECURITY
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35435
JUSTIN SANCHEZ V. LADOT  
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55285

Justia Opinion Summary: As a condition of getting a permit, the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (“LADOT”) required e-scooter operators to provide vehicle location data through an application programming interface called Mobility Data S...

RELMAN COLFAX PLLC V. FAIR HOUSING COUNCIL OF SAN FE
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55458
SANDRA OVIEDO-DE SANDOVAL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 23, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70611
VALENDO LOPEZ-DIAZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-70712
GABRIEL MINASYAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-70862
HARMINDER SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-71620
PURUSHOTTAM POUDEL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-71756
HECTOR OLIVA-ALFARO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-71758
NANCY DIAZ-LOPEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-71930
SUKHWINDER SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72004
BAYRON ORANTES DELCID V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72387
MARTA LOPEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72449
MARIA RODRIGUEZ-FREGOSO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72895
ROBERTO MURCIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73735
HOMERO MARTINEZ-ZAVALA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73870
SANDRA TIMPONE V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 18-55155
ROBERTA WHITING V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 19-36032
USA V. DUSTIN RANDALL
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10339
USA V. DUSTIN RANDALL  
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10339

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of distributing and receiving child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. Section 2252A. He challenged the sentences imposed. The Ninth Circuit held that the district court did not err in applying...

MICHAEL WOOLSEY V. AETNA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16885
OSCAR CERVANTES-ORTIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72662
SERGIO ESCOBAR-RESENDIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73807
USA V. JEREMY DONAGAL
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10169
CHRISTINE POTTS V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35519
AMICHAI OHRING V. UNISEA, INC.
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35591
UNITE HERE LOCAL 30 V. SYCUAN BAND  
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55017

Justia Opinion Summary: The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation (“Sycuan” or “Tribe”), a federally recognized Indian tribe, sought the reversal of the district court’s order granting labor union, Unite Here Local 30’s (“Unite Here”), motion for...

MARCUS BRICENO V. BLAKE WILLIAMS
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55624
JODI ALLEN V. LOWES HOME CENTERS, LLC
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55836
KELVIN MICHAEL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70103
ANDRES JOVEL-ROMERO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73760
JOSE CERVANTES-VALDOVINOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71017
SHENGLAN SUN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72330
YIQIN CHEN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72966
KULVINDER SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 18-70226
DIANNA KOLLMEYER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-15337
ROGERIO MENDIVIL-GUTIERREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72781
AURORA OLEA-SEREFINA V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72231

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner petitioned for review of an order of the Board of Immigration Appeals (“BIA”) upholding the decision of the Immigration Judge (“IJ”) denying her application for cancellation of removal and ordering her removed...

AJONG NZUH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72955
USA V. DWAYNE MARTIN
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10128
OKLAHOMA FIREFIGHTERS PENSION V. NEKTAR THERAPEUTICS  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15170

Justia Opinion Summary: Nektar Therapeutics (“Nektar”) touted the results from a Phase 1 clinical trial (dubbed “EXCEL”) of its anti-cancer drug. A different and more comprehensive Phase 1/2 clinical trial (called “PIVOT”) showed that the drug...

STATE OF ARIZONA V. JANET YELLEN  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16227

Justia Opinion Summary: Congress passed ARPA, American Rescue Plan Act, to help state, local, and tribal governments mitigate the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The statute contains a provision (the “Offset Provision”) – challenged i...

MAHAN TALESHPOUR V. APPLE, INC.
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16282
LORI WALLENDER V. HARNEY COUNTY
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35238
JEANETTE JERGENS V. MARIAS MEDICAL CENTER
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35688
AK FUTURES LLC V. BOYD STREET DISTRO, LLC  
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-56133

Justia Opinion Summary: AK Futures LLC (“AK Futures”), an e-cigarette and vaping product manufacturer, brought suit for trademark and copyright infringement against Boyd Street Distro, LLC, (“Boyd”). According to AK Futures, Boyd has been selli...

CESAR MENDOZA-ESCALANTE V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70883
YUNXIA ZHOU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73309
BIFANG LIU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71369
SELVIN VILLEGAS-CASTRO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71859
LINA QIN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72455
JUAN GOMEZ-RANGEL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70926
HIDISBET MONDRAGON-GUTIERREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 17-72976
CHRISTOPHER NDIAGU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72504
FRANK LUNA V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15028
GERALD VON TOBEL V. JOHNS
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16853
USA V. CUALTEMO VALDEZ, JR.
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50315
JAVIER ALVAREZ CAZARES V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71165
STEPHEN FON V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73166

Justia Opinion Summary: While tending to the wounds of a separatist fighter at a local hospital, Cameroonian soldiers punched Petitioner, attacked him and threatened to kill him if they ever caught him treating separatists again. Petitioner sou...

MY NGUYEN V. MICHAEL PALLARES
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15359
GERALD MORGAN V. PETE BUTTIGIEG
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15979
MARIA RUTENBURG V. TWITTER, INC.
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16074
CPC PATENT TECHS. PTY LTD. V. APPLE, INC.  
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16212

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellant CPC Patent Technologies PTY Ltd. (“CPC”) sought documents to use in a potential lawsuit in Germany against an affiliate of appellee Apple, Inc. CPC filed an application in federal court seeking to compel Apple...

EDWIN VARGAS-GONZALEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70349
PAOLO LIMA-FERREIRA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 12-74179
USA V. ROBERT COLLAZO
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 15-50509
YUQIN GAO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70847
WILLIAM FLORES-RIVAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71018
ROSALIO BANDA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71855
JING WANG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 18-73480
IVY JOHNSON V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-17359
TERRANCE TERAN V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35784
KENNETH GARDNER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55044
MARIA CAMPOS-JOVEL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72545
DENISE COOPER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15935
MARVIN MOSBY V. PERRY RUSSELL
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16894
VICTOR CANAS HERRERA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71834
ERNEST TEKANG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73000
GUSTAVO CERON-ALVAREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73083
ANSELMO VILLANUEVA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73326
KEVIN SALAS SUAREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73837
WILLIAM KIVETT V. FLAGSTAR BANK, FSB
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15667
SEBASTIAN CLEMENTE V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16047
USA V. EDUARDO PADILLA
Date: May 17, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50070
BIN ZHANG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71930
SARGIS TASHYN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73091
JAVIER AVILA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70949
DEVENDER DAMAI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71730
CHRISTOPHER LARSEN V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 18-55398
ROLAND HAKOBYAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 18-70803
GINNY LAMBERT V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35360
REYNALDO CONDORI-QUIROZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 19-70301
ANTONIO BORJAS-TRANQUILINO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 19-70628
MARSHALL GROSS V. CITIMORTGAGE, INC.  
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17160

Justia Opinion Summary: CitiMortgage, Inc. (“CitiMortgage”) erroneously reported that Plaintiff owed a debt that had been “abolished” under Arizona law. After Plaintiff disputed the entry, CitiMortgage continued to report late payments on the d...

JAMES AUSTIN V. ROBERT BROWN
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56028
PEDRO HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71178
CONCEPCION GUZMAN SANCHEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71518
USA V. JAMES ALLEN, II
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10060
USA V. JAMES ALLEN, II  
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10060

Justia Opinion Summary: In July 2020, during the heart of the COVID pandemic, Defendant was arrested and charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. Defendant's case went to trial no long after his arrest, when the dis...

RENALDO NAVARRO V. MENZIES AVIATION, INC.
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15355
CAROL TURNER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15462
ELGIN BANKS V. AMERICAN AIRLINES GROUP, INC.
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55538
CHRISTINE ALIRE V. THE GAP, INC.
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55752
ROBERT BARROZO V. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55916
STATE BANK OF TEXAS V. SAM PARABIA
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55955
ERNESTO MARTINEZ V. DAVID SHINN  
Date: May 16, 2022
Docket Number: 21-99006

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner was convicted of first-degree murder of an Arizona police officer after a jury trial in 1997 and was sentenced to death by the state court. Petitioner moved in the district court under Rule 60(b)(6) for additi...

CARLOS SANDOVAL-GARAY V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70022
YANMEI LIU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71470
TAJINDER SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 18-71166
DEBORA MONCADA CASTRO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 18-71763
USA V. TYRONE DAVIS  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-10066

Justia Opinion Summary: Following entry of Defendant’s guilty plea and his two sentencing proceedings, the Supreme Court clarified in Rehaif v. United States, 139 S. Ct. 2191 (2019), that to be a felon in possession of a firearm in violation of...

ROBIN SHORTEN V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35359
A.C. V. ERICA CORTEZ  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55895

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs in this action are minors who resided in San Diego County. Plaintiffs sued the County and County social workers for allegedly violating their Fourth Amendment rights by interviewing them without a court order...

EMETERIO RODRIGUEZ-CORTEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 19-73206
FRANCISCO NUNEZ-GONZALEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70343
GU WEIHONG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71713
NOELLE LEE V. ROBERT FISHER  
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15923

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff brought a shareholder derivative action alleging that The Gap, Inc. and its directors (collectively, Gap) failed to create meaningful diversity within company leadership roles, and that Gap made false statement...

SPACE DATA CORPORATION V. HOSIE RICE, LLP
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15977
ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS V. JOHN DOE
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16525
JULIE HARPER V. MOLLY HILL
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55636
PEDRO MATAMOROS MARTINEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70504
EDWIN MOLINA HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 13, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70569
MAHESH BUDHATHOKI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70115
ANTONIO MADRIGAL OJEDA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70928
YANQUIN PAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71160
PEDRO PEREZ-GUZARO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72744
MICHELE BELANGER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 17-35656
ZHONGHUI LI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71002
KARAMJIT SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71914
YONGPING JIN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 17-72655
HOWARD DOLL V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 18-15916
JOHN DRAYTON V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 18-16846
CTR. FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY V. USFWS  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-17585

Justia Opinion Summary: Rosemont Copper Company sought to dig a large open-pit copper mine in the Santa Rita Mountains just south of Tucson, Arizona. The United States Forest Service (“the Service”) approved Rosemont’s mining plan of operations...

PARAMJIT BASRA V. RICHARD MORGAN
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35190
CYNTHIA GAMEL V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35916
EDGAR MIRANDA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72999
SYNOPSYS, INC. V. USDOL
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16414
SYNOPSYS, INC. V. USDOL  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16416

Justia Opinion Summary: The Center for Investigative Reporting (“CIR”) brought a FOIA action against the Department of Labor (“DOL”), claiming that the DOL was improperly withholding workforce demographic data that Synopsys and other companies...

TRANSGENDER LAW CENTER V. ICE  
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17416

Justia Opinion Summary: The Transgender Law Center (collectively “TLC”), acting on behalf of the family and estate of an asylum-seeker, submitted two FOIA requests. The first FOIA request was directed to the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforceme...

SPRAWLDEF V. CITY OF RICHMOND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17503
JESSICA SAEPOFF V. HSBC BANK USA, N.A.
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 20-36031
DANIEL CISNEROS V. J. VANGILDER
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15363
USA V. COUNTY OF CLARK
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15735
G AND G CLOSED CIRCUIT EVENTS V. JESUS SEGURA
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16381
KIM ALLEN V. HYLAND'S, INC.
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55289
O. L. V. LILIANA JARA
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55740
DELMY VEGA-MOLINA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 12, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70382
SANTOS ALVEREZ VASQUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73336
JUAN GARCIA GARCIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73406
UNDER SEAL V. JEFFERSON SESSIONS  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 16-16067

Justia Opinion Summary: A National Security Letter is an administrative subpoena issued by the FBI to a wire or electronic communication service provider requiring the provider to produce specified subscriber information that is relevant to an...

NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC V. TRAVERTINE LANE TRUST
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-17197
GREGORY GIVENS V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35671
TONY GOODRUM V. CYNTHIA TAMPKINS
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-56239
CYNTHIA MARCUS V. BANK OF AMERICA, NA
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 19-56288
MATTHEW JONES V. ROB BONTA  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56174

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs challenged the bans on long guns and semiautomatic centerfire rifles under the Second Amendment. The district court declined to issue a preliminary injunction. The Ninth Circuit held the district court did not...

ZALENA MAGAEVA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70804
ALBERTO PUPO DIAZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71321
WILLIE JONES, SR. V. USA  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71862

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner pled guilty one count of assault resulting in serious bodily injury and one count of use of a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence. He moved for postconviction relief under Section 2255, argui...

IVAN SANCHEZ-ARCE V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71935
SEAVIEW TRADING, LLC, AGK INVE V. CIR  
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72416

Justia Opinion Summary: Seaview believed it filed its 2001 partnership tax return (Form 1065) in July 2002, but the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) stated they had no record of receiving it. Seaview faxed an agent a signed copy of Form 1065. D...

STILLWATER LTD V. ANTONIA BASILOTTA
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55241
ARCONA, INC. V. FARMACY BEAUTY, LLC
Date: May 11, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55678
ODECE HILL V. ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR THE STATE OF ARIZONA
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17369
SAN FRANCISCO HERRING ASSOC. V. USDOI  
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17412

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, a non-profit group composed of small business owners who fish in the Bay Area, sued various government agencies seeking to prevent the enforcement of a commercial fishing prohibition that applies generally in...

JAMES FLOYD V. ADA COUNTY
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35481
WILLIAM MARTZ V. ANDREW HORAZDOVSKY  
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35985

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves two ships, each of which was involved in an accident. The victims injured in the accident provided notice to the ship owners that they might be interested in pursuing litigation against the responsible...

RUBEN BONILLA-HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72183
TRANSAMERICA LIFE INSURANCE CO V. ANGELINA SLEE
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35093
CLARENCE DIXON V. DAVID SHINN  
Date: May 10, 2022
Docket Number: 22-99006

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2008, Defendant was convicted of murder in Arizona and sentenced to death. He is scheduled to be executed on May 11, 2022. On May 9, 2022, Petitioner filed a Sec. 2254 petition challenging the Arizona state court's de...

NAZMUL ISLAM V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71250
USA V. MANUEL REYES
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 19-50295
WILLIAM DRAYTON V. GARY RINALDO
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55765
PRYMAS VAZ V. DAVID NEAL  
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15913

Justia Opinion Summary: The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), maintains an Attorney Discipline Program. Under the Program, Plaintiff filed a complaint against his former attorney. Plaintiff sought to compel the EOIR to complete it...

CHAD BOCK V. STATE OF WASHINGTON  
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35182

Justia Opinion Summary: After the Spokane County prosecutor filed charges against Plaintiffs pursuant to Wash. Rev. Code Section 77.15.265, Plaintiffs entered into a Stipulation to Police Reports and Order of Continuance (“SOC”), which provided...

LONNIE TOFSRUD V. CITY OF SPOKANE
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35450
USA V. DANIEL RAY
Date: May 9, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50024
JESUS ACOSTA-RUIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 18-70125
LILIANA HOBBS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 18-71288
KAREN SHIELDS V. CREDIT ONE BANK, N.A.  
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15647

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged that her former employer violated the ADA by failing to accommodate her disability and instead terminating her from her human resources job after she underwent a bone biopsy surgery on her right shoulde...

TERRANCE WALKER V. CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16339
JONELL GRAINGER V. JOHN ENSLEY
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-36021
ASSOCIATION DES ELEVEURS V. ROB BONTA  
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 20-55882

Justia Opinion Summary: After nine years of litigation and in their third set of appeals, the parties asked the Ninth Circuit to decide whether California’s sales ban is preempted by the Poultry Products Inspection Act (“PPIA”) or violates the...

COTTONWOOD ENVIR. LAW CTR. V. LEANNE MARTEN
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35070
JAMES COBLE V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35371
MICHAEL AITKIN V. USI INSURANCE SERVICES, LLC
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35497
GLASSWERKS LA, INC. V. LIBERTY INSURANCE CORPORATION
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55303
DENNIS CURTIS V. BANK OF THE WEST
Date: May 6, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55850
USA V. RANDLY BEGAY  
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 14-10080

Justia Opinion Summary: Challenging his second-degree murder conviction, Defendant argued on appeal that the district court erred by failing to instruct the jury that the government bore the burden of proving beyond a reasonable doubt that Defe...

XIUHUA CHI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73250
USA V. JAMES CHEEVERS
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55484
JAMES HERRINGTON V. THOMAS BRISTOL
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35288
CELIA SANTANA ALVARENGA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 5, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70412
REZA NAGAHI V. EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT DEPT.
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 18-15074
LEWIS STEWART V. ROMEO ARANAS  
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15586

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed an action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. Section 1983 alleging that Defendants, prison officials, were deliberately indifferent to his medical needs, when despite his numerous complaints over a period of years and...

HIGH COUNTRY PAVING, INC. V. UNITED FIRE & CASUALTY COMPANY
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35791
USA V. CLEMENTE HERNANDEZ-GARCIA  
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50228

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted for illegal reentry after removal in a case in which a Marine Corps surveillance unit spotted him immediately after he unlawfully entered the United States, and notified Customs and Border Patrol...

BRUCE ALLEN V. SCOTT KERNAN
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56022
PETER UDO V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70078

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner asserted a fear of persecution or torture in Nigeria based on his status as a gay man and the harm he suffered after being discovered having sex with his boyfriend in a hotel. The immigration judge (“IJ”) foun...

PUBLIC RISK INNOVATIONS, SOLUT V. AFSI
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16315
WATCHARIN LUAMSEEJUN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 4, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70496
DONGWANG YU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71176
PAUL MISKEY V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI  
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-16597

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, who receives two government pensions, one from noncovered employment and one from covered employment, alleged that the Government Pension Offset (“GPO”) should not apply to his benefits. During Plaintiff’s adm...

USA V. SETH JOHNSON
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30051
SVITLANA ZONOVA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71211
NEIGHBORS AGST BISON SLAUGHTER V. NAT'L PARK SERVICE
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35144
ROBERT KUBIAK V. COUNTY OF RAVALLI  
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35542

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff brought his civil rights suit against the County of Ravalli and others. The County filed a motion for summary judgment on all claims. While its motion was still pending, the County made Plaintiff a Rule 68 offe...

ANTHONY SUNSERI V. EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55583
TIMOTHY WHEELER V. EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55585
LOANNA HERNANDEZ V. EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS
Date: May 3, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55588
PALMDALE ESTATES, INC. V. BLACKBOARD INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15258
N.F. V. ANTIOCH UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST.
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15780
N.F. V. ANTIOCH UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST.
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15781
USA V. GREGORY WILSON
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30022
RICHARD WATKINSON V. ALASKA DEP'T OF CORR.
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35084
ANTHONY JAMES V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35586
CENTRAL TRANSPORTATION COMPANY V. EDWARD LEONARD
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55741
PRATIMA BHATTARAI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: May 2, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70530
JAVIER BAEZA-CASTRO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73176
USA V. DAREN PHILLIPS  
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10304

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant’s ex-fiance discovered child pornography on his computer, which she then brought to the Sheriff’s Office. While the ex-fiance was there, the Detective asked her to show him only images that she had already view...

SHERRI DEEM V. THE WILLIAM POWELL COMPANY  
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35165

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff, acting as the representative for her deceased husband, filed a suit in federal court seeking damages under a wrongful death theory from entities who manufactured, sold, and distributed asbestos-containing prod...

WILLIAM DILLON V. CLACKAMAS COUNTY
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35544
RILEY'S AMERICAN HERITAGE FARM V. JAMES ELSASSER  
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-55999

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff is one of the principal shareholders of Riley’s American Heritage Farms (“Riley’s Farm”) Schools within the Claremont Unified School District booked and attended field trips to Riley’s Farm. In 2018, Plaintiff...

PRODUCE ALLIANCE, LLC V. WEST CENTRAL PRODUCE, INC.
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56230
LINEAR MORTGAGE, LLC V. SATICOY BAY LLC SERIES 2175
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15294
ATEKA CALHOUN V. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15837
USA V. CHRISTOPHER BOUNDS
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30114
ANTHONY BENJAMIN V. BRANDON KELLY
Date: April 29, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35260
TERRY COOLEY V. CA STATEWIDE LAW ENFORCEMENT
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-16498
CARA O'CALLAGHAN V. JANET NAPOLITANO
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-56271
HOPE AYIYI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72766
JONATHAN SAVAS V. CSLEA
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56045
USA V. CHRISTOPHER STEBBINS
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30066
CAROLYN HARRIS V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35136
SANDRA VALLADARES V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35379
ADMIRAL INSURANCE COMPANY V. DUAL TRUCKING, INC.
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35433
A-WORLD TRADE, INC. V. APMEX, INC.
Date: April 28, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55262
JOSE OZUNA ALEMAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73185
SAMUEL HERNANDEZ-MACEDA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70454
JESUS GUTIERREZ FERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71182
USA V. EDGAR BARRERA
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10368
USA V. CARSTEN ROSENOW  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50052

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was arrested returning from the Philippines, where he engaged in sex tourism involving minors. He was convicted and sentenced on one count of attempted sexual of a child and one count of possession of sexually...

SKY FINANCIAL INVESTMENTS LLC V. OMAHA SELDINS
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15273
WHERE DO WE GO BERKELEY V. CALTRANS  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16790

Justia Opinion Summary: The California Department of Transportation (“Caltrans”) coordinates and works with other government services before clearing homeless encampments. When Caltrans planned to clear high-risk encampments along the freeway,...

JANET THOMSON V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35152
JODY KAUFMANN V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI  
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35344

Justia Opinion Summary: In July 2019, the Appeals Council denied Claimant’s appeal without elaboration. Claimant challenged, among other rulings, the ALJ’s analysis of her testimony. Claimant did not assert any constitutional challenges to the...

HARBOR PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT V. CITY OF L.A. HARBOR DEPARTMENT
Date: April 27, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55416
EDWARD MARROQUIN-SANCHEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72443
JUAN HERNANDEZ-ORTIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72752

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner filed a motion to reopen his immigration proceedings over sixteen years after the statutory deadline for doing so had passed. He argued that the deadline should be equitably tolled because he allegedly receive...

PEDRO ALVAREZ-CAMPOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 19-70734
TINGTING ZHANG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72406
JERRY POUGH V. WILLIAM GITTERE
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17313
DEREK THOMAS V. CASSIA COUNTY
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35862
STEPHEN TANNER, I V. IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35886
THE GEO GROUP, INC. V. GAVIN NEWSOM
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56172
CLAUDIA AZUCENA-MERINO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71551
MARIA RIVAS-SARAVIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72710
SANDY CACEROS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73024
JOSE GUTIERREZ-ZAVALA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73398
JOSE GUTIERREZ-ZAVALA V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73398

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner, a native and citizen of Mexico, seeks review of a Board of Immigration Appeals (“BIA”) decision denying his untimely motion to reopen his removal proceedings. Although the BIA denied relief on the merits, the...

BIJON HILL V. WALMART INC.  
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15180

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff appeared in ten photoshoots organized by Walmart for a total of fifteen days, in non-consecutive periods of one or two days. Plaintiff sued Walmart for its failure to pay her immediately after each photoshoot e...

VITALY PILKIN V. GOOGLE LLC
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16346
DONALD HAMILTON V. BRAD CAIN
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35326
ESTATE OF TIMOTHY GENE SMITH V. SCOTT HOLSLAG
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55073
THE PLS.COM, LLC V. NAR  
Date: April 26, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55164

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff challenged the National Association of Realtors’ ("NAR") Clear Cooperation Policy, which required members of a NAR-affiliated multiple listing service who chose to list properties on the Plaintiff’s real estate...

ZAYN AL-ABIDIN HUSAYN V. USA
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 18-35218
HSBC BANK USA V. 3645 JULIA WALDENE ST. TRUST
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-16024
RICARDO VALDIVIA-ANGUIANO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-70186
YSAUL FLORES PERALTA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 19-70274
RITESH TANDON V. GN AUDIO USA, INC.
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15312
SC2006, LLC V. ARBOR AGENCY LENDING, LLC
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16152
MARCIANO PLATA V. GAVIN NEWSOM
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16696
USA V. JOSE SANCHEZ-RAMIREZ
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30142
CESAR GONZALEZ-PEREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70262
ERICK JAIMES LOPEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 25, 2022
Docket Number: 21-71049
ENRIQUE GOMEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72483
CARLOS AREVALO ESTACUY V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72646
ABBY RIOS V. LIBORIUS I. AGWARA
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15581
TED AMPARAN V. M. SPEARMAN
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 20-55711
LESLIE WOODS V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI  
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35458

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff sought benefits under the Social Security Act based on various physical and mental impairments. An administrative law judge (“ALJ”) found that she was not disabled and denied her claim. The district court affir...

CRYSTAL HOLMES V. ROSALINA HARRIS
Date: April 22, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55330
ERNESTO CORRALES-JIMENEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70085
SAMUEL MEDINA-CAVIZUELA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 17-72879
RICHARD ROJAS V. CHARLES RYAN
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 18-15692
MICHAEL JESSUP V. DAVID SHINN  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 18-16820

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner challenged the life sentence that an Arizona court imposed on Petitioner for a crime he committed when he was 17-years-old. The state post-conviction court rejected Petitioner’s Miller claim, finding that unli...

RAFAEL OLIVEIRA VASCONCELOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 18-71574
FRANCISCO BATRES-ROCA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 18-71926
LODESTAR ANSTALT V. BACARDI & COMPANY LTD.  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 19-55864

Justia Opinion Summary: After Bacardi began an advertising campaign in November 2013 using the phrase “Bacardi Untameable” to promote its rum products, Lodestar filed suit for trademark infringement and unfair competition under the Lanham Act....

COREY HUGHES V. MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-17144

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff alleged that law enforcement officers used excessive force in apprehending him after he escaped from a County Jail highway work crew and lived on the lam for three weeks.   The Ninth Circuit affirmed in part a...

BRIAN BOQUIST V. PETER COURTNEY
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35080
BRIAN BOQUIST V. PETER COURTNEY  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-35080

Justia Opinion Summary: Oregon minority-party state senator alleged that majority party members retaliated against him for engaging in protected speech when Defendants ordered him not to enter the state capitol without giving them 12 hours adva...

JEFFREY SULITZER V. JOSEPH TIPPINS  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-55735

Justia Opinion Summary: A dentist, his professional corporation, and a teledentistry company (collectively "Plaintiffs") alleged that the Dental Board of California conspired to harass them with unfounded investigations. Plaintiffs alleged that...

JOSE TZOMPANTZI-SALAZAR V. MERRICK GARLAND  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71514

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner petitioned for review of the agency’s rejection of his Convention Against Torture (“CAT”) claim and rejection of his motion to reopen and remand his removal proceedings. The Ninth Circuit denied Petitioner’s...

GABRIEL SAAVEDRA ORTIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71698
DAVID MATUSOW V. ANDREW WHEELER
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72279
DANIEL MANRIQUEZ V. J. VANGILDER
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15403
JAMES BARROW V. NEWREZ LLC
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15626
CORBY KUCIEMBA V. VICTORY WOODWORKS, INC.  
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15963

Justia Opinion Summary: The Ninth Circuit certified a question to the Supreme Court of California to decide the certified questions: 1.) If an employee contracts COVID-19 at his workplace and brings the virus home to his spouse, does Californ...

USA V. MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50161
ARTHUR EZOR V. JIM MCDONNELL
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55117
ARTHUR EZOR V. JACKIE LACEY
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55383
WYLMINA HETTINGA V. GAVIN NEWSOM
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55818
GUOHUI CHEN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70383
SAMUEL VACA PEREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70878
JAIME CENTENO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 21, 2022
Docket Number: 21-71031
VICTOR TISOL-MATUL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70467
YONGRI BIAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70546
GIOVANNI ARGETA ESCOBAR V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70243
ELMA REYES-GUZMAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70900
EFRAIN GUTIERREZ-GUTIERREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 19-71206
NRDC V. USEPA  
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72794

Justia Opinion Summary: Pesticides sold in the United States generally must be registered by the EPA. Private parties can petition the EPA to cancel the registration of a pesticide, and the EPA is required to resolve those petitions “within a r...

LUIS YBOY FLORES V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73229
USA V. NICHOLAS BOWEN
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10329
WILLIAM ROUSER V. D. CROUNSE
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15037
WILLIAM ROUSER V. JARED LOZANO
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15608
ROBERT LINDOW V. DARREN WALLACE
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15810
ALFONSO GARCIA V. DAVID SHINN
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15995
STEVEN JOYCE V. STEWART SHERMAN
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16032
HALEY DARIA V. SAPIENT CORP.
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16480
USA V. JAMES JACKSON
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30208
DONALD CALVIN V. BILL ELFO
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35288
THOMAS FOSTER V. CHRISTINE WORMUTH
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35606
CHARLES YEAGER V. AIRBUS GROUP SE
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55162
RIALTO POCKETS, INC. V. BEAZLEY UNDERWRITING LIMITED
Date: April 20, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55196
TING JIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70593
COUNTY OF SAN MATEO V. CHEVRON CORP.  
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 18-15499

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs alleged that the energy companies’ extraction of fossil fuels and other activities were a substantial factor in causing global warming and a rise in the sea level, bringing causes of action for public and priv...

USA V. DAVID COHEN
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-10288
GERARDO CORTES MUNGUIA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 19-71234
PAUL LUCORE V. WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56056
LONG LIU V. SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56102
TAEK YOON V. LEE
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56248
PETER KLEIDMAN V. THOMAS WILLHITE
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56256
RALPH COPPOLA V. US DEPT. VETERANS AFFAIRS
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70361
USA V. JOSE SHUL-CRUZ
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10272
USA V. JOHNNIE WARREN
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10325
LARRY CORTINAS V. S. GATES
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15018
DOUGLAS DERELLO, JR. V. SANCHEZ
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15243
DOUGLAS DERELLO, JR. V. DAVID SHINN
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15246
RAFAEL SUAREZ V. DOUGLAS DUCEY
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15537
DOUGLAS DERELLO, JR. V. JOHN MCADOREY
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15835
JAMES WILLIAMS V. METROPOLITAN WATER DISTRICT
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15908
JOSE MEJIA V. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16550
USA V. MITCHELL CHANDLER
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30274
NICHOLAS SCOYNI V. CENTRAL VALLEY FUND L.P.
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35011
ROCHELLE STANLEY V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35236
THOMAS SAYER V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35246
MARILYN PRICE V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35377
USA V. JORGE BARRIGA GUZMAN
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50022
USA V. RACHEL RUVALCABA-MORALES
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-50153
TIMOTHY WILKINS V. CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS
Date: April 19, 2022
Docket Number: 21-56321
RAUL MEDINA HERRERA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70975
MISAEL LOPEZ-SALINAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71943
LUIS RUIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73688
HIQ LABS, INC. V. LINKEDIN CORPORATION  
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 17-16783

Justia Opinion Summary: LinkedIn Corp. sent hiQ Labs, Inc. ("hiQ") a cease-and-desist letter, asserting that hiQ violated LinkedIn’s User Agreement. LinkedIn asserted that if hiQ accessed LinkedIn’s data in the future, it would be violating sta...

BERNABE PEREZ-GONZALEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70755
BINOD PAUDEL V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 17-73169
DYLAN DOWNEY V. SNOHOMISH CTY. SHERIFF'S OFC.
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 18-35686
JUAN FIGUEROA-DE DIOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 18-72294
USA V. RICKY ALVAREZ
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-10421
KENNETH WILLIAMS V. ODOC
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35404
CESAR MARTINEZ-RODRIGUEZ V. CURTIS GILES  
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35526

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs were six citizens of Mexico who were recruited to work as “Animal Scientists” at Funk Dairy in Idaho under the “TN Visa” program for “professional” employees established under the North American Free Trade Agr...

ZEWEN GUO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72473
XIAOLONG LI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72742
YOLANDA LOPEZ-MORALES V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 19-72964
USA V. MICHAEL MCCARRON
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10072
USA V. MICHAEL MCCARRON  
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-10072

Justia Opinion Summary: The court addressed the threshold question of whether Defendant’s conduct advanced “the criminal purpose charged.” The court emphasized that Defendant was not charged with attempting to engage in sexual activity with a m...

USA V. OLIVER BIBIANO-MAYO
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-50168
JOSE BLANCO MARTINEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-70381
KRISTHEL CASTELLANOS ROJAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-71732
YAN LIU V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72549
HUGO HERNANDEZ CEREN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72870
CARLOS COMER GORDILLO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73734
USA V. MARIO AMADOR
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10267
SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL V. DEBRA HAALAND  
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35030

Justia Opinion Summary: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (the “Service”) published the Kenai Rule, codifying its ban on baiting Kenai Refuge brown bears and its closing of the Skilak Wildlife Recreation Area (“Skilak WRA”) to certain animals....

JPAULJONES, L.P. V. ZURICH INSURANCE COMPANY
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35365
HALSEY MINOR V. USA
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55360
ANTONIO TORRES-SIMON V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70524
GLENDA ESPINOZA-RAMOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70789
MIGUEL ZACARIAS-ALDANA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 18, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70957
EDER BANEGAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73744
MONICA CHAVEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70438
NANCY GRAVE ESCOBAR V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70857
ROBERTO DUBON V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73045
JEIMY PINEDA-DE RODRIGUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73389
REYNALDO MENDOZA-RAMIREZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73657
GUILLERMO NEGRETE-RUIZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73879
MARIO VERDUZCO-GOMEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 16-74050
JOSTER AMAYA-IZCOA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70116
VICTOR NAAL-ITZA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70249
IQBAL SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-70967
MEIMEI NI V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71106
YA XIAO V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71363
WEI ZHENG V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 17-71512
PRAYED V. ALASKA RAILROAD CORPORATION
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 19-35775
JOSEPH PADGETT V. BRIAN LOVENTHAL
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-15246
USA V. ROBERT HOUSE  
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-30169

Justia Opinion Summary: The district court ruled that two of Defendant’s prior felony convictions, a 2007 conviction for criminal possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute (“2007 marijuana conviction”) and a 2013 conviction for cr...

TRENDSETTAH USA, INC. V. SWISHER INTERNATIONAL, INC.  
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56016

Justia Opinion Summary: The jury returned a verdict against Swisher International, Inc., on Sherman Act and breach of contract claims brought by Trendsettah USA, Inc. Reversing in part, the court held that the district court abused its discre...

RICHARD KONG V. TRADER JOE'S COMPANY
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56415
SALVADOR VILLANUEVA-MARTINEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72410
JOSE VILLEDA MIRANDA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-72637
UBALDO TISTOJ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73243
RAUL GARCIA-LARA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73300
LUIS ORTIZ-GUADALUPE V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73531
USA V. ISAIAS GALAN-CORTES
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-10293
CIRCUS CIRCUS LV, LP V. AIG SPECIALTY INSURANCE CO.
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-15367
N. F. V. ANTIOCH UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST.
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-16260
SARITA NUNNALLY V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35177
SANDRA PEARSON V. KILOLO KIJAKAZI
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35339
THIMES SOLUTIONS, INC. V. TP LINK USA CORPORATION
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55407
CSI V. ALLIED WORLD SURPLUS LINES
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55648
GREGORIO VALENZUELA TORRES V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 15, 2022
Docket Number: 21-70094
MOTIUR RAHMAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72028
LEYDI FLORES-CASTELLAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 15-72320
KANWAR SINGH V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73202
CRISTIAN HERRERA-BRAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 15-73884
MARIA BAUTISTA-VAZQUEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70053
RENE CRUZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70888
NESTOR AQUINO-MORAN V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-70993
FREDY SOLARES-AGUILAR V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-71255
EDGAR LARA FARIAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72045
DANIA SIMEON-HERNANDEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72398
JOEL RIVERA-HUERTA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-72906
JUAN SANCHEZ-MARTINEZ V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73247
ROBERTO REYES MENDOZA V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73390
SANTIAGO ALVAREZ-BARRIOS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 16-73584
NICHOLAS SHONER V. CARRIER CORPORATION
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56327
NICHOLAS SHONER V. CARRIER CORPORATION  
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-56327

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed a class action against air conditioner manufacturer Carrier Corporation alleging that his air conditioner was defective, asserting state law claims and a federal Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act ("MMWA") claim....

ERNESTO CORNEJO-ARIAS V. MERRICK GARLAND
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 20-73572
USA V. STEVEN BAKER
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-30236
SUSAN CLARK V. EDDIE BAUER LLC  
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-35334

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff bought garments from Eddie Bauer Outlet Stores advertising sales of 40–70% off. The price tags of the garments included two numbers: a higher price, which the parties call a “reference” or “list price,” and a l...

SANKET THAKUR V. COFIROUTE USA
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55364
DOLORES PRESS, INC. V. MICHAEL EVANS
Date: April 14, 2022
Docket Number: 21-55480